Medical Imaging (3) Physical principles and clinical applications of medical imaging methods.
BIOE 406 Medical Imaging (3)
The course covers all four major diagnostic medical imaging modalities including x-ray, ultrasound, radioisotope imaging, and magnetic resonance imaging. Physical principles, instrumentation, diagnostic procedures, and biological effects of these modalities will be discussed. It requires background in physics and electrical circuits. It is a lecture course and graded by homework, a mid-term and a final exam. The prerequisite is Physics 212.
Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.